In addition to applying for scholarships, every student should submit:
1. Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) to determine eligibility for federal student aid
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2. Florida Financial Aid Application (FFAA) to determine eligibility for state aid and Bright Futures
Oviedo High School Scholarship List, last updated 3/4/2024
For additional scholarship opportunities, visit the SCPS Scholarship page at
Key: Orange lines indicate Central Florida scholarships,
Blue lines indicate Oviedo/Seminole County scholarships,
Yellow lines indicate Florida scholarships
Recently AddedSponsor NameDeadlineCan be used at Vocational/trade school EligibilityValueContact/Email/Link
Bring Back the TradesMonthlyYesSenior, planning on enrolling in a vocational/trade school. Essay$1,000 (one winner chosen each month during the school year)
Grades 10-12BigFuture ScholarshipsMonthly from January of sophomore year to February of senior yearEarn entries in monthly drawings for $500 and $40,000 scholarships by completing steps to plan for college. The sooner you start and the more steps you complete, the more chances you’ll have to win. Every month, BigFuture selects two $40,000 winners and hundreds of $500 winners who complete one or more steps.$500-$40,000
Seminole State College District Board of Trustees ScholarshipEXTENDED TO March 8, 2024A full-tuition scholarship is awarded to one high school senior in each Seminole County public high school. Oviedo High School's recipient of the DBOT Scholarship will receive the scholarship for two consecutive academic years of college level credits. The minimum qualifications require the student to have a minimum 3.0 cumulative gpa and to plan to attend SSC in the Fall 2024 term.
Two years tuition and feesOHS SSC DBOT school based student application
Oviedo Woman's Club Scholarship Technical School ScholarshipEXTENDED March 15, 2024YesHigh School Senior in Seminole County. Applying for a Technical school.varies
Oviedo Woman's Club Scholarship High School ScholarshipEXTENDED March 15, 2024High School Senior from Oviedo or Hagerty HS with minimum 3.0 GPA and record of volunteer service.varies
Collins Dental ScholarshipMarch 4, 2024HS Senior at Oviedo, Lake Howell HS, Winter Springs HS or Hagerty HS. Expressed interested in pursuing a career in the medical or dental field. Min 3.5 GPA.$
Army ROTC ScholarshipsMarch 4, 2024 is the deadline to start the application for the 2024-2025 school yearGet the full college experience, only with less debt, in exchange for a career serving in the Army as an Officer after graduation. ROTC scholarship can cover either tuition and fees, or room and board, and each comes with money for living ($420/month) and books ($1200/year). The scholarship can be applied to any of the more than 1,000 participating schools. Your achievements and grades determine if you'lll be awarded a scholarship, not your financial need.variesROTC Scholarships |
Navy ROTC College ScholarshipMarch 4, 2024The Naval Reserve Officers Training Corps (NROTC) is a scholarship program that provides full tuition, stipends, summer training cruises, and more so you can enjoy a traditional college experience while preparing to service as a Naval Officer. There are different types of scholarships available and three career tracks (Navy, Nurse, and Marine Corps). Check out the NROTC's site for a full list of requirements for program entrance, SAT/ACT eligibility, specifics on academic/physical/medical, military commitment and more.variesNaval Reserve Officer Training (NROTC) |
Women in Science ScholarshipMarch 6, 2024NoFemale senior who has demonstrated proficiency in academics (min GPA of 3.3 on a 4.0 scale), majoring in science, demonstrated interest in extracurricular activities. $1,000Completed Application due to Mrs. Craft in OHS Guidance by 1:30 p.m. March 6, 2024
Florida Realtor's Education FoundationMarch 6, 2023HS seniors planning to attend a Florida college or universityMin.$1,000
although amt. varies
Oviedo High School PTSA ScholarshipMarch 8, 2024YesAwards scholarships to Oviedo High School graduating seniors who are student members of PTSA or receive free/reduced lunch. There are nine scholarships. One for $1,000 to a first-generation college student, one for $1,000 for a student showing exemplary academic achievement and community service, one for $1,000 for a student who overcame adversity, and six $500 scholarships.3 x $1,000 6 x $500OHS PTSA_SeniorScholarships_2023-24.pdf
Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Sanford Alumnae ChapterMarch 8, 2024African American senior in Seminole County, GPA 2.5, financial
need considered, plan to attend a 2 year or 4 year college/university
Tyler Lampe Foundation ScholarshipMarch 10, 2023YesThis scholarship is in honor of former student, athlete, coach, and teacher of Seminole County Public Schools, Tyler Lampe. Eligible candidates are graduating from an SCPS high school, participate in high school sports for a minimum of three years (including senior year), have a minimum 2.75 gpa, and plan to attend a two- or four-year university. Coach recommendation and personal essay required.
Blacks at Microsoft ScholarshipMarch 13, 2024African American high school senior, plan to major in engineering, computers, or select business programs4 -$20,000, 8 - $10,000, and 15 - $1,000
Women at Microsoft ScholarshipMarch 13, 2024High School female or non-binary people who wish to major in a STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math) field, GPA 3.0, financial need$2,500-$20,000
Orlando Chums Memorial ScholarshipMarch 15, 2024The Orlando (FL) Chapter of Chums, Incorporated offers $1,000.00 scholarships annually to deserving female students of African descent (African American, Black, Afro-Caribbean) heading to college. Our Scholarship Committee is looking for well-rounded students who have an expressed financial need, demonstrate academic achievement, leadership skills, and involvement in a variety of school, community and extracurricular activities. Local applications will also be considered for a Chums, Incorporated Founders’ National Scholarship with awards up to $5000.00.$1,0002024 Chum Scholarship APPLICATION_AND_GUIDELINES.pdf
Florida Council for the Blind Scholarships Program MULTIPLE SCHOLARSHIPS AVAILABLEMarch 15, 2024YesLegally blind HS senior from Florida, 3.0
GPA, planning to attend college or technical program full-time
for 11th gradersHoratio Alger National Scholarships for High School JuniorsMarch 15, 2024College bound high school junior with $55,000 or lower adjusted gross family income) who displays integrity and perseverance in overcoming adversity.
GPA 2.0, US Citizen
for 11th gradersWTS Transportation You High School Scholarship Program for current 11th grade womenMarch 18, 2024WTS fosters the development of women in the transportation industry by encouraging bright new professionals and students to undertake careers in the area of transportation. One way they do that is by awarding this scholarship to girls pursuing high school studies in STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math). Eligible candidates are women who will graduate in May 2025, have a 3.0 gpa, are enrolled in STEM studies and are considering a career in a transportation-related field. The winner of the local scholarship is then entered into the $2500 WTS international scholarship competition.$1,000.00
Foundation for Seminole County Public Schools MULTIPLE SCHOLARSHIPS AVAILABLE!March 20, 2024YesThe Foundation will award over $150,000 in scholarships to the SCPS Class of 2024! Our 50+ Scholarships range in value and while most are available to all SCPS High Schools, some are high school specific. Some opportunities focus on Areas of Study such as Trade Programs, Education, Nursing, the Arts, Engineering and STEM fields or to students who’ve participated in athletic programs, arts programs, extracurricular activities, and community service. Other factors are considered such as students who have overcome challenges, experienced homelessness, or demonstrated financial need. $150,000 will be awarded this yearFoundation Scholarships List Scholarship Application Guide
Grades 9-12Leinenbach Family ScholarshipPriority Deadline 2/21/2024 Final Deadline 3/21/2024Scholarship founded by local Lake Howell HS alumni to open doors for Seminole County students to pursue further education. Eligible students are in grades 9-12 at a Seminole County High School and can use the funding for college, licenses, or training, trade school, or military enlistment.
$500Leinenbach Scholarship Application
Mike Sine Overcoming Obstacles Memorial ScholarshipMarch 22, 2024The Overcoming Obstacles Scholarship is open to any current Oviedo High School senior. The scholarship will go to a student who best describes a significant event or challenge they have faced, explains how they overcame that challenge, the impact it had on them, and how they have or will use what they learned throughout the process to help others.$1,500.00Mike Sine Scholarship.pdf
HBCU Academic Scholarship by Ivy Tea Rose IncMarch 22, 2024NoMale and Female African American high school seniors who are in good academic and social standing within Orange and Seminole counties are invited to apply. A letter of acceptance from an HBCU, 3.0 or higher gpa, two letters of recommendation (one school and one community), and 250-word essay are required.2024 HBCU Scholarship Instructions & Application (1).pdf
Connie Joyce Davis Academic Scholarship by Ivy Tea Rose IncMarch 22, 2024Female African American high school seniors, who are in good academic and social standing in Orange and Semionle counties, are invited to apply. Students must have a minimum 3.0 gpa, 250 word essay, and two letters of recommendation.2024 CJD Scholarship Instructions & Application (1).pdf
National Center for Simulation (NCS) Modeling & Simulation ScholarshipMarch 22, 2024YesNCS provides scholarships to outstanding graduating high school students pursuing secondary educaiton in STEM fileds at accredited technical schools, colleges, and universities. Eligible candidates are graduating high school students, preferably taking modeling and simluation related courses, minimum gpa of 3.0, senior resume, record of extracurricular activity and community interaction, and provide two letters of recommendation.
Rotary Club of OviedoMarch 25, 2024YesTwo scholarships will be awarded; one to a student pursuing a degree at a college or university and another to a student pursuing a career/vocational program of study at a state college, vocational school, or recognized apprenticeship program. Eligible candidates are high school seniors who reside in an area zoned for either Oviedo or Hagerty High School, or else reside within the 32732, 32765, or 32766 zip codes. $1,000Rotary Club of Oviedo Memorandum and Scholarship Application
Linda Lougee Community Service ScholarshipMarch 27, 2024Oviedo High senior, must have been an athlete for at least 2 years, including Mane Attraction Dance Team and cheerleading squad, GPA 3.0, volunteer experience$3,0002024 LSL Scholarship.pdf
Kiwanis Club Oviedo/Winter Springs ScholarshipMarch 27, 2024YesHigh school senior with a strong record of community service and leadershiplast year: 4 x $1000 and 4 x $750Kiwanis Club Oviedo Winter Springs Scholarship Application
Women's Club of SanfordMarch 27, 2024YesFemale high school seniors who reside in Seminole County during the 2023-2024 school year are encouraged to apply. The scholarship is for college, vocational, and trade school applicants.variesWomens Club of Sanford Scholarship Application 2024.pdf
Seminole State College Robert E and Jane S. Lee ScholarshipsMarch 29, 2024Offers financial assistance to students for the first two years of studies at SSC for eligible academic expenses of tuition, books and other required fees or supplies. OHS or Hagerty senior who has applied to and will attend SSC in the summer or fall, minimum unweighted GPA 3.0, and has demonstrated financial need on the FAFSA.12 x 2-year full scholarships are availableFY25 Lee Scholarship Application .pdf
KBF Design Gallery Interior Design Scholarship AwardMarch 29, 2024Senior who will major in interior design, architecture or a related field. Must have taken at least one interior design class at Oviedo HS or Lake Brantley HS, 3.25 GPA.$1,5002024 Scholarship Application Information and Cover Sheet - KBF Design Gallery.pdf
Florida PEO BQ Chapter Florida ScholarshipMarch 29, 2024Female resident of Seminole or Orange County with a cumulative unweighted gpa of 3.0 to 3.5 on a 4.0 scale who has been actively and regularly involved in school, coomunity or employment and has clear golas for your future studies.varies2024-1 PEO Scholarship Form.docx
Henry T. Weatherall Memorial ScholarshipMarch 29, 2024YesHS Senior from Seminole, Orange, or Osceola attending an accredited college or university in the Fall.2 - $1000 scholarshipsD16 Scholarship Application 2024.pdf
Bill Schult Memorial ScholarshipMarch 31, 2024YesEstablished by Bill Schult's family in honor of Bill's time as the Oviedo High School choir director. Eligibile candidates are members of an Oviedo High School Choir during their senior year, have taken a minimum of three years of choir, will graduate from OHS in 2024, and plan to pursue a 4yr, 2yr, or vocational/technical program beginning during the 2024-2025 school year.2 - $1,000 scholarshipsBill Schult Memorial Scholarship Application 2024.pdf
Lee Barnes Memorial Scholarship (for JROTC Cadets)March 31, 2024YesApplications are open to graduating Junior ROTC cadets in Seminole County Public Schools and Civil Air Patrol cadets in Seminole Composite Squadron 116. Applicants should be well-rounded candidates with leadership skills and determination, must provide proof of (1) a minimum grade-point average of 2.75 and (2) acceptance at a two-year college, a technical school, or a four-year college or university.2-$1,000 scholarships2024 Lee Barnes Memorial Scholarship Application.docx
44 ScholarshipMarch 31, 2024YesSeminole County graduating senior who has received a cancer diagnosis or has an immediate family member (parent or sibling living in your household) who has been diagnosed with cancer.up to $2,500
Beers & Gordon Law Scholarship March 31, 2024Awarded to a Seminole County High School senior planning to attend an accredited school, college, or university. The scholarship program is aimed at students who have demonstrated a commitment to both their studies and the community. Eligible applicants have a 3.3 or higher GPA, are legal residents of the United States and Florida, attend a public or private high school in Seminole County, and have contributed a minimum of 75 hours of volunteer service throughout high school.$2,500
Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity Gamma Delta Sigma Chapter Stanley T. Muller ScholarshipMarch 31, 2024YesEligible applicants are U.S. Citizens graduating from high school with a minimum 2.75 gpa, 30 service hours, and have a parent/guardian who resides in Orange, Osceola, Seminole, or Lake County.$2,000
Dylan Astacio Memorial Scholarship for Seminole State CollegeApril 1, 2024This scholarship is funded by Long Live Dylan, Inc., a nonprofit organization founded by family members to honor the life of Dylan Astacio, a 2021 Oviedo High School Graduate. The scholarship will be awarded to a deserving Oviedo High School senior who will attend Seminole State College in the Fall of 2024.$1,500 ($750 per semester)LLD SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION.pdf
Sanford Lake Mary Kiwanis Samuel Beauchamp Jim Crowe American Citizenship Essay ContestApril 1, 2024Graduating high school seniors from Seminole County are invited to write a 700-1000 word essay on the following topic, "Volunteer services and the local community. As high school students graduate and prepare to enter society as young adults, they possess special talents they can offer to those in need. What volunteer services can young people uniquely provide that would most benefit their local community?"$1,000Kiwanis SBJC American Citizenship Essay Contest.pdf
Southern Scholarship FoundationApril 1, 2024Southern Scholarship Foundation is a rent-free housing scholarship for high achieving university and college students. Eligible students have a 3.0 or higher gpa, good chaaracter reference, financial need as determined by the FAFSA, are under age 25, and are accepted to a partner institution (FAMU, FSU, TCC, UF, FGCU, and Sante Fe College).Cost of housing
Lockheed Martin Vocational ScholarshipApril 1, 2024YesUS Citizen, high school senior or graduate who has not earned a bachelor's degree prior to the 2023-2024 school year, be enrolled or enrolling in a full or part time vocational-technical school, trade school, or state college and pursuing an associate's degree, technical certificate, or industry-recognized credential, in a specific major that falls under one of the following fields: Advanced Manufacturing, Computer & Information Sciences, Engineering, Engineering Technologies, or Mechanic & Repair Technologies.150 receipients will win up to $5,000Lockheed Martin Vocational Scholarship
Lockheed Martin STEM ScholarshipApril 1, 2024This program provides opportunities to students studying select STEM degrees that demosntrate financial need and come from underrepresented and underserved communities. Applicants must be US Citizens, have a 2.5 gpa or higher, plan to enroll in an accredited 4-yr college/university in the US, and be willing to consider a paid internship with Lockheed Martin following freshmen, sophomore or junior year of college.100-$10,000 scholarships
Mildred Lind Leadership Scholarship; Suburban Republican Women's Club Seminole CountyApril 3, 2024Female, registered Republican admitted to an accredited college. GPA 2.5, leaderships in school or community.$1,000
Sallie Harrison Chapter DAR ScholarshipApril 15, 2024Scholarship awarded to a Florida and US resident who is a graduating high school senior with financial need and a minimum 3.6 gpa.HS Sallie Harrison Chapter DAR Scholarship Application.docx
Winter Springs Rotary Service Above Self ScholarshipApril 15, 2024Scholarship for graduating seniors who reside in Winter Springs. variesRotary Winter Springs Service Above Self.pdf
AABE Florida ScholarshipApril 15, 2024This scholarship rewards African American, Hispanic, and Native American high school students throughout the state of Florida who excel in math and science and plan to major in business, a physical science, technology, engineering, or mathematics. Recurring scholarships are available.varies
Seminole State College First Generation Program ScholarshipPriority April 26, 2024 Final: July 25, 2024Through a generous donation from the Wayne M. Densch Charities, Inc, SSC is offering 75 incoming students for Fall the opportunity to participate in a first generation scholarship program in which they receive a $750 scholarship each semester (fall and spring, total award up to $3,000) for your first two years at SSC. To be eligible, you must apply and be accepted to SSC, complete the 2024-2025 FAFSA, and submit a scholarship application (including a 500 word essay and one letter of recommendation.75 $3,000 awards
Central Florida Hotel and Lodging Association Student ScholarshipApril 26, 2024Two scholarships: Hospitality Student Scholarship: Central Florida High School students graduating in 2024 are eligible to apply and must be fully admitted to a Central Florida Undergraduate Hospitality Program by September 2024. Hospitality Student Full Ride Scholarship: Applicants must be 2024 Central Florida high school graduates registered and fully admitted to a Central Florida Undergraduate Hospitality Program by September 2024 and have a minimum 3.0
Kim's Community Scholarship ContestApril 27, 2024YesOpen to graduating seniors who are also Oviedo and Winter Springs area residents. An application, two letters of recommendation, and a one-page essay (topic: "What Home Means To Me") are required.$1,000Kim Coburn Scholarship Contest 2024.pdf
Application opens April 1Shawn Carter FoundationApril 30, 2024YesThe Shawn Carter Scholarship Fund (SCSF) was founded on the belief that any motivated individual in need should have the opportunity to further his or her education. By removing some of the financial burdens associated with going to, surviving in, and graduating from college, the SCSF plays a vital role in increasing college access and success for many motivated yet underserved youth and young adults. The SCSF provides individual grants, paid directly to the educational institution, to every student who qualifies and reapplies yearly, from admission to graduation. The grant can be used to cover tuition expenses and related supplemental educational expenses such as books, lab fees, travel and select costs of living. All Shawn Carter Scholars are required to “give back” by conducting community service and by serving as mentors to younger, aspiring Shawn Carter Scholars.varies
Pearlie's Lift UpApril 30, 2024YesHS Senior. Enroll full time at an
accrediated college, university or vocational/technical program. Min 2.5 GPA. Minimum of 50 hours of community service.
IVLS College ScholarshipApril 30, 2024YesScholarship for a US citizen who will attend a two or four year college in the fall. Selection is merit based (minimum gpa is a 2.5) and determined by the creativity of a 300-500 word essay.$1,000
for 12th & 11th gradersB. Davis ScholarshipMay 21, 2024Available to high school juniors and seniors who visit the website.$1,000
Capco 2024 Higher Education ScholarshipMay 24, 2024YesFlorida college-bound (4 year, 2 year, and trade schools) high school seniors from Seminole/Orange Counties who have dedicated themselves to academic achievement are encouraged to apply. This scholarship will be awarded based on creativity and academic dedication. Applicants complete an application, provide a transcript, a letter or recommendation, copy of SAT/ACT scores, and a one page essay on "How has AI impacted and how will it influence banking long-term".5 - $1,000 awardsCapco_Higher_Education_Scholarship_Program_2024.pdf
Regions Riding Forward ScholarshipQuarterly due dates starting May 31, 2024HS senior with a min GPA 2.0, 500 word essay or video essay30 $2500 awards
Seminole Club of Greater Orlando ScholarshipJune 5, 2024NoThe purpose of this scholarship is to award deserving students funding towards payment of undergraduate studies. The scholarship is $1,851 (maximum) per student - the amount reflects the FSU establishment year of 1851. Once the SCGO selection committee chooses the yearly recipients, funds are disbursed to the Office of Financial Aid to be used by the student towards university fees and books. Must be from Orange, Osceola, or Seminole County and show active community involvement through past or ongoing participation in athletics, the arts, civic community service, or other activities.$1851 maximum per studentSeminole Club of Greater Orlando.pdf
Coca Cola Scholarsopens August 1, closes October 2, 2023YesThis is an achievement-based scholarship awarded to students in their final year of high school. Students are recognized for their capacity to lead and serve, as well as their commitment to making a significant impact on their schools and communities. Open to students who are in their final year of high school, have a 3.0/B average, and who will pursue a degree at a post-secondary institution immediately following high school.varies
AES Engineering ScholarshipOctober 8, 2023Scholarship awarded on the basis of character, not gpa. Students must submit an essay of between 500 and 1000 words in answer to the following question: When you look back on your life in 30 years, what would it take for you to consider your life successful? What relationships or accomplishments will be important on this journey? High School seniors may apply.$500
Wendy's High School Heisman3 pm on October 17, 2023The program celebrates and rewards outstanding male and female scholar-athletes who understand that the most important victories happen no only on the field, but also in their schools and communities. Eligible students have a minimum 3.0 cumulative weighted gpa, participate(d) in grades 9, 10, or 11 in at least one of the recognized sports, and be a leader in school and in the community.varies
University of Florida Honors Program Stamps Scholarship and the John V. Lombardi ScholarshipTo be considered for nomination by Oviedo High School, materials due October 18, 2023 by 1:30 p.m.The Honors Program is looking for creative, forward-thinking individuals with an interest in global issues and a willingness to learn and study outside of their comfort zone. Stamps and Lombardi Scholars prepare to make a positive difference in their academic and professional communities by interacting with students and faculty members from a variety of academic disciplines throughout their undergraduate careers. To be eligible for these programs, students must be nominated by their high school. High schools may nominate up to two students to be reviewed for these prestigious scholarships. Senior resume and essay to one of two application essay prompts, turned into school guidance counselor on or before October 18, 2023 by 1:30 pm. Application FAQ, instructions, and questions.$2,700 each semester for 8 semesters, plus fully funded summer enrichment experiences
Oviedo Woman's Club - Great Day In The Country Student Art
Fest Scholarships
October 20, 2023YesSeeking applications from graduating high school seniors who intend to continue their education.varies
Omega Psi Phi Omega Beta Beta Chapter High School Essay ContestOctober 20, 2023Open to college bound high school senoirs who submit an essay between 700 and 750 words in length. 2023 Topic: "With politics gaining the bulk of discussion, what can the younger generation do to ensure that elected leaders understand the impact of gaining their vote?"
For all grade levelsVeterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) Voice of DemocracyOctober 31, 2023YesOpen to all high schoolers, record an audio essay. The 2023 theme is "Why is the Veteran Important?" Submit to local VFW chapter in Winter Springs: or Chuluota:$30,000
University of Miami George W Jenkins ScholarshipNovember 1, 2023NoHS senior from Florida who has overcome significant adversity, School Counselor Nomination required.$200,000
North Carolina State University Park ScholarshipNovember 1, 2023No40 four-year scholarships (covering tuition, fees, room, board, books, supplies, travel, computer stipend, and personal expenses as well as grants to fund professional and personal enrichment experiences) are awarded on the basis of outstanding accomplishments and potential in scholarship, leadership, service, and character. 25% of the scholarships are designated for out of state residents. Recipients also participate in the Park Enrichment Academy leadership development program, retreats, learning labs, and mentoring by other Park Scholars.$221,000
University of Virginia Jefferson ScholarshipNovember 1, 2023NoOviedo HS can nominate one Oviedo High School senior. Any student wishing to be considered for the school's nomination should send the following via email to by November 1, 2023: Student resume of academic and extracurricular activities and honors as well as a one-page max personal statement about why you should be the school's nominee for this scholarship. UVA awards the Jefferson Scholarship to high school seniors who demonstrate excellence and exceptional potential in the areas of leadership, scholarship, and engaged citizenship. Recipients receive the entire cost of attendance at UVA and many supplemental enrichment experiences.$345,000
University of Texas at Dallas Eugene McDermott Scholars Program November 1, 2023NoStrong academics and leadership, no test scores needed from ACT/SATFull ride, including study abroad
Elks Most Valuable Student ScholarshipNovember 13, 2023500 four-year scholarships are awarded to high school seniors who are US citizens and are based on academics, leadership, and financial need. Applicants do not have to be related to a member of the Elks. Male and female applicants compete separately. In addition, the Winter Park Elks Lodge awards five $2,000 one year scholarships to area students. Students are selected from the list of applicants who were not selected for an Elks National Foundation award. Be sure to choose Winter Park Lodge #1830 as their sponsoring Lodge.$1,000 to $12,500 per
Arthur Pappy Kennedy ScholarshipWas October 30, extended to November 15, 2023The scholarship is designed to assist BIPOC (Black, Indigenous, and People of Color) high school seniors in grade 12 who are motivated and plan to attend an accredited post-secondary institution in the fall of 2024. For scholarship eligibility, students must complete the application and meet the following requirements: participation in school leadership activities and/or extra-curricular programs and strong volunteer/charitable service record, overall GPA of 2.5 or better, two letters of recommendation from your high school counselors, teachers, church leader, or mentor, and a 500–750 word typed essay. Link to recent news story about this scholarship.$2,000
US Space Force ROTC High School ScholarshipNovember 30, 2023Pays 100% college tuition and authorized fees plus a monthly living expense stipend and an annual book stipend at any public or private institution with an Air Force ROTC detachment. Students must meet minimum academic requirements of an SAT composite of 1240 or ACT composite of 26 (superscores are not accepted) and have an unweighted cumulative gpa of 3.0 or higher. you're under no service obligation by simply applying for an AFROTC scholarship, however if awarded a scholarship, you become obligated when you accept and sign an agreement with the USAF.varies
Congress-Bundestag Vocational Exchange Program (CBYX)December 1, 2023Senior. Min GPA 2.5. Able to serve as ambassador to US. Study of German is advantageous but not required. Must be nominated by school to apply. Full year program runs from July to June. 13th year abroad in Germany learning and gaining work experience.unknown
Ron Brown Scholars ProgramDecember 1, 2023RBSP competitively awards 45 – 50 four-year scholarships to the most talented and economically-challenged high school seniors who demonstrate a keen interest in public service, community engagement, business entrepreneurship and global citizenship – the four pillars of the late Ronald H. Brown’s mission to uplift people of all races, cultures and ethnicities – especially our disadvantaged youth. Applicants for the Ron Brown Scholarship MUST be Black/African American, US citizens or permanent residents, and a current high school senior at the time of their application.

Recipients may use the renewable scholarships to attend an accredited four-year college or university of their choice within the United States. Ron Brown scholarships are not limited to any specific field or career objective and may be used to pursue any academic discipline.
$40,000 ($10,000 per year)
Science Ambassador ScholarshipDecember 13, 2023Women interested in a STEM career, must make a 3 minute videoFull tuition
9th - 11th gradesBen Carson Scholarship FundNominations due December 15, 2023, Student Application due January 12, 2024YesGrades 9-11. One nominee per school. Merit based. To be considered, submit an academic resume along with one of the two high school essay questions from$1,000See Mrs. Craft; general information at
Equitable ExcellenceDecember 18, 2023Be current high school seniors who plan to enroll full time in an accredited two- or four-year college or university in the United States for the entire upcoming academic year, demonstrate financial need, and be willing to provide a release to publicize their identities and informaiton about their achievements along with photographs for use in program promotion/information.100 renewable awards of $4,000 each and up to 100 one-time awards of $2500 will be granted.
All grade levelsOCIA "I Have A Dream" AwardDecember 18, 2023Oviedo Citizens in Action is seeking to honor people who are carrying out Dr. King's words, people who have embraced King's dream. Eligible candidates have organized activities that help others, participated or organized activities that promote understanding and acceptance, and/or are helping better the Oviedo community in ways that fall under Dr. King's definition of service. No effort is too small for consideration.$100Dream Ap 2024.docx
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Oratorical Scholarship ContestDecember 22, 2023Candidates must be high school seniors with a 2.5 or higher gpa. Candidates create a speech applying one of Dr. King's quotes to a challenge our country is currently facing. A copy of the speech and completed application are due by December 22, 2023. Applicants must perform a memorized oral presentation at the 6 pm Friday, January 12, 2024 banquet. First, second, and third place winners will be selected. If one of these winners attend SSC, they will be awarded a $3,000 scholarship. If the first, second, or third place winner does not attend SSC, this scholarship will be offered to the next contestant.Up to $3,000 if winner attends Seminole State College of FloridaMLK_SANFORD 2024 Oratorical Application (4).pdf
US Air Force ROTC High School ScholarshipLast day to initiate application is December 31, 2023Pays 100% college tuition and authorized fees plus a monthly living expense stipend and an annual book stipend at any public or private institution with an Air Force ROTC detachment. Students must meet minimum academic requirements of an SAT compsite of 1240 or ACT compsite of 26 (superscores are not accepted) and have an unweighted cumulative gpa of 3.0 or higher. you're under no service obligation by simply applying for an AFROTC scholarship, however if awarded a scholarship, you become obligated when you accept and sign an agreement with the USAF.variesHigh School Scholarship Types | Scholarships | U.S. Air Force ROTC
Gen and Kelly Tanabe Fall ScholarshipDecember 31, 2023YesMerit based, write short essay$1,000
Nitro Scholarship SweepstakesDue the last day of each month until December 31, 2023The Nitro Scholarship Sweepstakes is only open to legal residents of the 50 United States, the District of Columbia and any US Territory age 17 or older at the time of entry, and who meet one (1) of the four (4) eligibility requirements at the time of entry. Winners chosen monthly.$1000 - $2000*1mhwq6*_up*MQ..&gclid=EAIaIQobChMIt4iA-M3F_wIVPMfjBx21dwSHEAEYASAAEgILzvD_BwE
Taco Bell Foundation, Live Mas ScholarshipJanuary 3, 2024YesSubmit a video that tells your story of your real, driving passion.$25,000
GE-Reagan Foundation
Scholarship Program
January 4, 2024NoHigh school seniors who demonstrate leadership, drive, and integrity, display strong academic performance, be US Citizens, and enroll in a full-time undergraduate course of study at an accredited four-year college or univeristy in the US.
and citizenship.
$10,000 per year for 4 yearsGE-Reagan Foundation Scholarship Program
All grade levelsDiller TeenTikkun Olam AwardsJanuary 5, 2024Aged 13-19, self-identified as Jewish, serving in a leadership role on a project aimed at repairing the world, residents of the US15 $36,000 awards
Project Weather ScholarshpiJanuary 8, 2024One qualified senior from each of our nine area counties, including Seminole, will be awarded $1,000.$1,000
Rotary Rising Achievers Award & Scholarship ProgramJanuary 10, 2024YesThis program recognizes and honors students who have managed unusal responsibilities or overcome significant obstacles, yet are going on to earn their high school diploma. Scholarships are available to recognized students with demonstrated financial need.$2000 awards or 2 year SSC tuition scholarships2024 RAP Application.docx
Jackie Robinson Foundation ScholarshipJanuary 10, 2024NoEligible applicants are graduating, minority high school seniors, US Citizens, demonstrate acaemic excellence, leadership potential, community service, and present evidence of financial need. Students must plan to attend an accredited 4-year college/university and have not accrued more than 25% of credits needs to graduate from college.variesApply - Jackie Robinson Foundation
ARRL Foundation Scholarship
January 10, 2024 ARRL Foundation Scholarship Program for eligible amateur radio operators pursuing higher education. The ARRL Foundation manages more than 100 scholarships.$500 - $25000
Elks Florida Foundation Scholarships, Hope ScholarshipJanuary 12, 2024YesSenior with an unweighted gpa from 2.3-3.59. Student's with gpa's above 3.59 cannot apply. Demonstrated leadership. Special consideration is given to those students who have shouldered extra responsibility such as working throughout their high school career to help provide support for siblings or family.$3,000-$20,000 per recipient
Florida PEO GL Chapter ScholarshipJanuary 15, 2024YesFemale resident of Florida with a cumulative unweighted gpa of 3.0 or greater who meets requirements of scholarship, character, leadership, and financial need.$3000/year renewable for a second year.PEO Scholarship 2023.pdf
National Horticulture FoundationJanuary 15,2024Applicant must be an incoming freshman, sophomore, junior, senior or graduate student planning to attend a community college, college, university or other post graduate program. The student must enroll full-time in a horticulture program or related field with the intent to graduate in that field. Applicant must maintain an above average grade point of 2.5. Award recipients are eligible to reapply for scholarship annually. unknown